(West Hill Cemetery, Sherman)
|(1873- 1957) Ran for sheriff at request of citizens of Denison. Elected in 1912 and served two years.|
Was appointed by Governor Pat Neff to special commission in 1920s to inspect Texas prison system; named by Governor Dan Moody to prison board, 1928; in 1930 became general manager of prison system, where he made an outstanding record.
Organized prison rodeo. Died before completing autobiography "Assignment Huntsville."